One Ten East Logs from the IIOE-2 voyage aboard RV Investigator will be posted on the WAMSI website during the month long voyage.
Log from One Ten East
The RV Investigator is currently undertaking oceanographic research along the 110°E meridian off Western Australia as part of the second International Indian Ocean Expedition. The voyage is led by Professor Lynnath Beckley of Murdoch University and the research is supported by a grant of sea time on RV Investigator from the CSIRO Marine National Facility.
|Date: June 12, 2019||Time: 1200 AWST|
|Latitude: 28°S||Longitude: 113°E|
|Wind direction: SW||Wind speed: 11 knots|
|Swell direction: SW 4-5 m||Depth: 125 m|
|Air temperature: 18°C||Sea temperature: 24°C|
|Notes: We heard humpback whales singing this morning. Indeed, what a lovely song it was!|